Georgi, Yvonne (1903–1975)
Georgi, Yvonne (1903–1975)
German concert dancer. Born Oct 29, 1903, in Leipzig, Germany; died Jan 25, 1975, in Hanover, Germany; trained by Jacques-Dalcroze at the Wigman school in Dresden.
Toured in recitals with Harald Kreutzberg in Europe and US (1926–31), dancing in Kreutzberg's works as well as own solos; served as ballet master at German theaters including Muenster Stadtheater (c. 1924–25), opera of Gera (c. 1925–26), and Theater of City of Hanover (1926–31); immigrated to Netherlands (1938) where she founded own dance troupe; returned to Germany after WWII (c. 1951) where she served as ballet master once more in Düsseldorf (1951–54) and at Landestheater in Hanover where she also directed dance training program (1954–c. 1975); choreographed own works throughout her life starting in her early 20s. Works of choreography include Der Daemon (1925), Don Morte (1928), Kassandra (1928), Orpheus and Eurydice (1929), Le Train Bleu (c. 1931), The Creatures of Prometheus (c. 1939), Souvenir (1939), Les Animaux (1951), Die Vier Temperamente (1952) and Ruth (1959).
See also Horst Koegler, Yvonne Georgi (1963).
"Georgi, Yvonne (1903–1975)." Dictionary of Women Worldwide: 25,000 Women Through the Ages. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 20, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/women/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/georgi-yvonne-1903-1975
"Georgi, Yvonne (1903–1975)." Dictionary of Women Worldwide: 25,000 Women Through the Ages. . Retrieved November 20, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/women/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/georgi-yvonne-1903-1975
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.